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CNN
Jan 29, 2010 10:00pm EST
medicare recipients at the current level -- >> no. >> no? 55 -- well, no, i understand. i mean, there's a grandfathering in. just for future agabeneficiarie. i want to make sure i'm not unfair to your proposal but point out i read it. the basic idea would be at some point we hold medicare cost percipient constant as a way of making sure that doesn't go way out of whack. >> a blend of inflation and health inflation. the point of our plan is, because medicare, as you know, is a $38 trillion unfunded liability. it has to be reformed for younger generations because it won't exist because it's going bankrupt. the prepgs of our idea is, why not give people the same kind of health care plan we here have in congress? that's the kind of reform we're proposing for medicare. >> look, look, as i said before this is an entirely legitimate proposal. the problem is twofold. one is that depending on how it's structured if recipients are suddenly getting a plan that has their reimbursement rates going like this but health care costs are still going up like that then over time the way we're saving mone
CNN
Jan 26, 2010 1:00am EST
such as medicare and social security. the move is expected to save $250 billion. >>> sales of existing homes plunged nearly 17% last month. the sharpest decline in 40 years. the fall is linked partly to the expected end of a tax credit for first-time buyers, but it's been extended. despite the slowdown sales were 15% higher in december than a year ago. >>> meet 7-year-old charlie simpson. he raised more than $160,000 by riding his bike around his local park in london. that five-mile ride benefited unicef's work in haiti. charlie had hoped to raise 500 pounds, around 800 bucks or so but his internet page was flooded with donations. the money keeps coming in for that cause in haiti. >> that's a great little boy right there. joe, thank you. >>> just ahead, haiti's government lost its base of infrastructure in the quake, not to mention confidential documents buried beneath the palace rubble. i'll show you where the president and his staff have relocated and what they are facing ahead and see if whether or not they're up to the challenge. >>> if you've been watching we've been following the story
CNN
Jan 14, 2010 10:00pm EST
crowded hospital doing what it can to treat hundreds of patients. that's next. medicare. it doesn't cover everything. >>> as we've been showing you the earthquake overwhelmed haiti's medical system which was pretty much overwhelmed before the earthquake. thousands injured. clinic, hospitals, still the ones that are still standing i should point out are overflowing. medical supplies, doctors are scarce to nonexistent in a lot of places. chief medical correspondent dr. sanjay gupta was at a hospital where thousands of people, some critically injured are waiting and waiting for help. some of them are dying as they wait. take a look. >> reporter: what you're looking at is a makeshift mortuary in some of the few hospitals still up and running here in port prince. if you can call it that. over the past few hours we've seen dozens of body come out of the mortuary and taken to a truck where they're taken to another ground. bodies not identified. so much of the attention is focused over here. on patients who are alive but in desperate need of medical care. want to try to walk through here. give yo
CNN
Jan 19, 2010 10:00pm EST
political coverage ahead. stay tuned. medicare. it doesn't cover everything. >>> we're reporting on two major stories tonight. the one here, of course, and the major political story back in massachusetts. wolf is covering that political angle for us. wolf, a big night for the republican candidate in massachusetts. >> a huge night. the republican candidate, scott brown, wins. let's take a look at what we have. right now, 99% of the vote is in. 52% for scott brown, martha coakley, the attorney general, the democratic candidate, 47%. it's a major, voyeur victory for the republicans and it sends a powerful message to the democrats in washington, to the white house, and to president obama. a lot of people are wondering now, anderson, what happens to health care reform and other major priorities of the democrats? in order to get anything important passed in the senate, you need 60 votes to beat a filibuster. right now, once he's seated, the senator-elect from massachusetts, the democrats will have 59 and the difference between 59 and 60 is all the difference in the world. we're staying on top
CNN
Jan 20, 2010 10:00pm EST
him no bill we are happy w two part wes don't like, one is $500 billion cut in medicare and other a gigantic tax increase and those aren't particularly good republican issues. >> i think the president will become increasingly more populist during the course of this year. is he a populist? does he really believe in that stuff? >> you need to ask him. i don't speak for the president of the united states. >> what do you think? >> you know what, he grew up poor. his father abandoned the family. he was a scholarship kid at a rich man's school he has lived the american dream. he is story is the american story, where we lift folks up, instead of reserving power for the money elite we lift up people like barack obama. i think it is the finest democratic populist tradition. ask. gloria, she has been doing reporting on. this. >> i think that we all, as we sit and we kind of look back at this we are going to ask the question whether scott brown is going to become a role model for the way republicans win or just going to be this one-time wonder here here. ing but you what he did very importan
CNN
Jan 21, 2010 10:00pm EST
the dead, struggling to keep the living alive. medicare. it doesn't cover everything. and what it doesn't cover can cost you some money. >>> it's amazing given all the things that little kids have been through, they still can smile and they're excited to see you. i'm sort of an oddity here. so they come up and want to shake your hand, want to say hello. it's amazing what people can go through and still can go on. still wake up every day and put one foot in front of the other. one foot in front of the other. that is what they are doing here across haiti, every single day. incredibly strong people we've met. and can't help but get the sense they will prevail in the end. soledad o'brien reporting on a group of orphans. i want to give you an update on those kids. 18 kids put on a bus. from the bus they were choppered to the airport in port-au-prince. a chartered plane was waiting for them. they were flown to florida to meet the parents waiting to adopt them. they have a new country, new life, new families. many other orphans remain in haiti. what's going to happen to them? gary tuchman repo
CNN
Jan 22, 2010 10:00pm EST
going out anyway (announcer) wanchai ferry. restaurant quality chinese in your grocer's freezer medicare. it doesn't cover everything. and what it doesn't cover can cost you some money. >>> aid officials say 200,000 people have fled the capital by bus or ferry or on foot, some planning to stay with relatives elsewhere in haiti, others, plans less certain. they want to get out of the city as karl penhaul found out. he joins me now. a lot of people just trying to get out? >> really is. there were a lot of people we said today heading toward the coastal city down in the southwest there. seemed to be a lot of family ties here. lot of rural connections so they want to get out in the countryside. i wouldn't say so much they want to build a new life, but they really want to find some way to survive, but pushing, fighting for seats, you know, it's 90-some degrees outside and then on those buses it's absolutely boiling inside. as you can imagine, the kids are just crying. everybody's getting bent out of shape. and the bus is in such a poor condition. they might be sitting on the bus for four or f
CNN
Jan 23, 2010 4:00am EST
ies who need assistance getting around their homes. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little or no cost to you. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. hi i'm doug harrison. we're experts at getting you the power chair or scooter you need. in fact, if we qualify you for medicare reimbursement and medicare denies your claim, we'll give you your new power chair or scooter free. i didn't pay a penny out of pocket for my power chair. with help from the scooter store, medicare and my insurance covered it all. call the scooter store for free information today.
CNN
Jan 28, 2010 3:00am EST
assistance getting around their homes. there is a medicare benefit that may qualify you for a new power chair or scooter at little to no cost to you. stay tuned for this important medicare benefit information and free scooter guarantee. imagine... one scooter or power chair that could improve your mobility and your life. one medicare benefit that, with private insurance, may entitle you to pay little to nothing to own it. one company that can make it all happen ... great news. your power chair will be paid in full. the scooter store. why should you call the scooter store today? because their mobility experts are also medicare experts. and that means the scooter store is your best shot at qualifying for a scooter that costs you little to nothing. hi i'm doug harrison. at the scooter store, 97% of our medicare customers pay little to nothing out of pocket. how do we do it? we know what it takes to get you your power chair or scooter. it's our strength. it's our mission. and we back it up with the scooter store guarantee. if we qualify you and medicare denies your claim for a new powerchair or s
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